A Song of Three Spirits Cover

Latest Book

A SONG OF THREE SPIRITS

Holiday magic and economic realities collide in this send up of Dickens’s classic.

Free Book

Get a free digital copy of “The Cabal of Thotash” when you join J. Zachary Pike's mailing list.

Your data won't be sold or distributed, and I won't spam you. See my privacy policy for details.

Bio

J. Zachary Pike was once a basement-dwelling fantasy gamer, but over time he metamorphosed into a basement-dwelling fantasy writer. A New Englander by birth and by temperament, he writes strangely funny fiction on the seacoast of New Hampshire.

Blog

Arth Lore

Arth’s Pantheon: The Gods of Dominion

Image of a crown, a goblet, and an ancient book

This is part of a series on Arth’s Pantheon. Twice a month we’re taking a look at life on Arth and the gods that shape it. If you’re new to the series, get started with an overview. This post looks at the gods of the realm of Dominion.

Laws, governance, and justice are the line between people and animals, though many agree that animals have the better of this arrangement. The gods of dominion were once revered above all others, for they once ruled the other gods to keep things in order.  Today, those that are left of them scrabble with the other gods for honor and authority where they can find it.

Read More

Books

Conquering Mount TBR

If you like books, chances are you are familiar with the daunting slopes of Mount TBR (pronounced “Mount Teh-BUR”). The metaphorical mountain of books that are to-be-read is an enduring monument to hopeless optimism and overcommitment. In 2019, I want to put a sizable dent in my personal stack. But it’s not going to be easy. In fact, based on 2018, I’d say it’s only going to be possible if I start doing something new. Or rather, stop doing something old.

I’m going to stop finishing books.

Read More

Featured Book

Say "Hello"

Support

Current Project

Dragonfired

The third and final book of The Dark Profit Saga puts Gorm on the trail of a conspiracy of epic proportions

Last updated on November 18, 2018

Get book news, a free copy of "The Cabal of Thotash," and an extra epilogue for Son of a Liche when you join my newsletter. Or just get new book announcements. See my privacy policy.

Explore Arth

The Dark Profit saga is an economically epic trilogy set on Arth, a world that's fantastic and familiar all at once. On Arth, professional heroes kill monsters for valuable loot, but it’s powerful corporations that reap the rewards.

Explore Arth

Copyright © 2018, Gnomish Press LLC. All rights reserved.
Disclaimer | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy